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Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Acknowledgements

 

The Northeast River Forecast Center would like to acknowledge the following Federal, State, Local and Private agencies, companies and individuals for their continued support in providing data and other technical support in our efforts to serve our customers. Without their continued assistance and commitment, much of the data, maps and information that are contained on our webpages would not be possible.

 

Many utilities, municipalities, state agencies, water boards,and related organizations also contribute in a variety of ways. This is to let them know that they, too, are appreciated.

 

Snow Data

Maine Geological Survey in cooperation with other Federal and State Agencies.

Hudson /Black River (NY) snow observers

Northeast Regional Climate Center ... Cornell University

 

Weather

Hundreds of NWS volunteer, cooperative observers throughout our region, who send in daily reports of temperature, rainfall, snow, and other data.

Skywarn spotters

Ham radio spotters

CoCoRaHs Observers

 

Stream Gaging

U.S. Geological Survey

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, District in Buffalo, NY and New England

 

National Weather Service

A variety of technical support comes from NWS Weather Forecast Offices in Buffalo, Binghamton, Albany, New York City, NY; Burlington, VT; Taunton, MA; Gray and Caribou, ME.